Georgia Stanway

Georgia Marie Stanway (born 3 January 1999) is an English footballer who plays as a forward for Manchester City and the England national team. She has also represented England at various youth levels.

In 2016, Stanway was nominated for BBC Young Sports Personality of the Year. In 2017, she was nominated for PFA Women's Young Player of the Year.[5] In June 2018, she was named in the UEFA Women’s Champions League squad of the season. In 2019, she was awarded PFA Women's Young Player of the Year.

Georgia Stanway
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Personal information
Full name Georgia Marie Stanway[1]
Date of birth 3 January 1999 (age 20)
Place of birth Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, England[2]
Height 5 ft 4 in (1.62 m)[1]
Playing position Forward
Club information
Current team
Manchester City
Number 12
Youth career
2014 Blackburn Rovers
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2015– Manchester City 51 (22)
National team
2014 England U15 1 (0)
2014–2016 England U17 27 (23)
2017– England U19 7 (6)
2018– England U20 7 (6)
2018– England 12 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 14:01, 12 December 2018 (UTC)[4]
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 09:53, 28 June 2019 (UTC)[3]

Club career

Blackburn Rovers

Stanway started her career at Blackburn Rovers where she played through the youth system and eventually the senior squad playing in the FA Women’s Premier League.

Manchester City

On 18 July 2015, Stanway completed a move to Manchester City. On 29 July, Stanway made her senior debut for Manchester City as a substitute in a 5–0 win over Durham in the Continental Cup.[6] On 27 August, she scored her first goal in a 2–0 victory against Everton.[7] She ended her maiden campaign with the club’s Rising Star award.[8] In 2016, she won the Nissan Goal of the Season award.[9] In January 2017, she signed a new contract with the club.[10]

Her performances in the 2017–18 season led her to be named in the UEFA Women's Champions League Team of the Season.[11] The following season, she was awarded the PFA Women's Young Player of the Year.[12]

International career

In 2016, Stanway captained England U17 to a bronze medal in the Euros and a first ever World Cup campaign.[10] In 2018, Stanway played a pivotal role in England's U20 World Cup campaign. Stanway netted the ball six times (the same amount as the Golden Boot winner Patricia Guijarro – beaten only on assists) as England went on to win the bronze medal in France.[13][14]

Stanway scored her first England goal, on her debut, in a 3–0 friendly victory against Austria on 8 November 2018.[15]

Career statistics

Club

As of 11 May 2019.[4][16]
Club League Season League FA Cup WSL Cup Europe Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Blackburn Rovers FA WPL 2014 5 6 5 6
Manchester City FA WSL 2015 3 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 4 2
2016 10 4 3 1 2 1 1 0 16 6
2017 7 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 9 1
2017–18 14 5 1 0 5 3 7 2 27 10
2018–19 19 11 3 2 6 2 2 0 30 15
Total 53 22 7 3 14 7 12 2 86 34
Career total 58 28 7 3 14 7 12 2 91 40

International goals

As of match played 8 November 2018. England score listed first, score column indicates score after each Stanway goal.
International goals by date, venue, opponent, score, result and competition
No. Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition Ref.
1 8 November 2018 BSFZ-Arena, Maria Enzersdorf, Austria  Austria 2–0 3–0 Friendly [15]

Personal life

Stanway grew up idolising Alan Shearer, and supports Newcastle United.[12][17]

Honours

Club

Manchester City[4]

International

England U20

England

Individual

References

  1. ^ a b "FIFA Women's World Cup France 2019™ List of Players – England" (PDF). FIFA. 27 May 2019. p. 8. Retrieved 27 May 2019.
  2. ^ Chabo, Elena. "Georgia Stanway talks teamwork, mindfulness, and the future of women's football". Stylist (460). Retrieved 27 May 2019.
  3. ^ "Georgia Stanway profile". The FA. Retrieved 2 September 2017.
  4. ^ a b c "Georgia Stanway profile". Soccerway. Retrieved 4 November 2017.
  5. ^ "Women's PFA Young Player of the Year 2017 in association with Sodexo". The PFA. 13 April 2017. Retrieved 30 June 2017.
  6. ^ "Manchester City Women v Durham Women: Continental Cup match report". Manchester City FC. Retrieved 30 September 2017.
  7. ^ "Barrow ace Stanway nets first goal for Manchester City". Northwest Evening Mail. 28 August 2015. Retrieved 30 September 2017.
  8. ^ "Bronze: Stanway offers City pure gold going forward". The League Paper. Retrieved 30 September 2017.
  9. ^ "Stanway worldie wins award". Manchester City FC. Retrieved 30 September 2017.
  10. ^ a b "New deal for MCWFC starlet Stanway". Manchester City FC. Retrieved 30 September 2017.
  11. ^ "Women's Champions League Squad of the Season". UEFA.com. 14 June 2018.
  12. ^ a b c "Georgia Stanway wins PFA Young Player of the Year". The PFA. 26 April 2019. Retrieved 25 May 2019.
  13. ^ a b "ENGLAND WIN BRONZE MEDAL AT FIFA U20 WOMEN'S WORLD CUP". The FA. 24 August 2018. Retrieved 3 April 2019.
  14. ^ "Japan join a select club". fifa.com. FIFA. 27 August 2018. Retrieved 27 May 2019.
  15. ^ a b Emons, Michael (8 November 2018). "Austria 0-3 England". bbc.co.uk. BBC Sport. Retrieved 27 May 2019.
  16. ^ "Manchester City Women player stats". Manchester City Women FC. Retrieved 17 August 2018.
  17. ^ Laverty, Richard (28 May 2019). "Georgia Stanway Looking Forward to Opportunity on the World Stage". Our Game Magazine. Retrieved 28 May 2019.
  18. ^ "England record statement win over Japan to clinch prestigious SheBelieves Cup". The FA. 5 March 2019.
  19. ^ "Guijarro leads individual honours in France". FIFA. 24 August 2018. Retrieved 13 July 2019.

External links

2015 Manchester City W.F.C. season

The 2015 season is Manchester City Women's Football Club's 27th season of competitive football and its second season in the FA Women's Super League and at the top level of English women's football, having been promoted from the FA Women's Premier League before the 2014 season.

2016 FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup

The 2016 FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup was the fifth edition of the FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup, the biennial international women's youth football championship contested by the under-17 national teams of the member associations of FIFA. The tournament was held in Jordan from 30 September to 21 October 2016.While the role of women in sport was regarded as controversial due to cultural and religious conservatism in some countries of the Middle East, this tournament was the first female FIFA tournament held in the region.

2016 Manchester City W.F.C. season

The 2016 season is Manchester City Women's Football Club's 28th season of competitive football and its third season in the FA Women's Super League and at the top level of English women's football, having been promoted from the FA Women's Premier League before the 2014 season. This season will also be the first occasion on which City Women contest a European competition, having qualified through their runners-up finish in the 2015 Women's Super League.

2016 UEFA Women's Under-17 Championship

The 2016 UEFA Women's Under-17 Championship was the 9th edition of the UEFA Women's Under-17 Championship, the annual European international youth football championship contested by the women's under-17 national teams of UEFA member associations. Belarus, which were selected by UEFA on 20 March 2012, hosted the tournament between 4 and 16 May 2016.A total of eight teams played in the tournament, with players born on or after 1 January 1999 eligible to participate. Each match had a duration of 80 minutes, consisting of two halves of 40 minutes with a 15-minute half-time.

Same as previous editions held in even-numbered years, the tournament acted as the UEFA qualifiers for the FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup. The top three teams of the tournament qualified for the 2016 FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup in Jordan as the UEFA representatives.

2017 Manchester City W.F.C. season

The 2017 season is Manchester City Women's Football Club's 29th season of competitive football and its fourth season in the FA Women's Super League and at the top level of English women's football, having been promoted from the FA Women's Premier League before the 2014 season.Following a reorganisation of top-level women's football in England, the 2017 season will only cover half of a traditional season's length, with the league season only running to nine games total, while the FA WSL shifts its calendar to match the traditional autumn-to-spring axis of football in Europe. For the same reason, there is no Champions League qualification nor relegation to be competed for.

2018 FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup

The 2018 FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup was the ninth edition of the FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup, the biennial international women's youth football championship contested by the under-20 national teams of the member associations of FIFA, since its inception in 2002 as the FIFA U-19 Women's World Championship (age limit was raised from 19 to 20 in 2006).

The tournament was held in Brittany, France between 5 and 24 August 2018, who would also host the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup. Haiti and the Netherlands made their U-20 Women's World Cup debuts. North Korea were the defending champions but were eliminated by host France in the quarter-finals.

The final took place at Stade de la Rabine, Vannes between Spain and Japan, a rematch from the group stage. Japan won their first title, beating Spain 3–1 in the Final.

2018–19 FA WSL

The 2018–19 FA WSL was the eighth edition of the FA Women's Super League (WSL) since it was formed in 2010. It was the first season after a rebranding of the four highest levels in English women's football. The previous FA WSL 2 is now the Championship – eleven clubs are competing in the 2018–19 FA Women's Championship.

Arsenal won their first WSL since 2012 with a 4–0 victory over Brighton & Hove Albion.

2018–19 FA Women's League Cup

The 2018–19 FA Women's League Cup was the 8th edition of the FA Women's Super League and FA Women's Championship's league cup competition. It is sponsored by Continental AG, who have sponsored the competition since its creation, and is officially known as the FA Continental Tyres League Cup. All 22 teams of the FA Women's Super League and FA Women's Championship contest the competition - the largest field in the history of the cup.

Arsenal are the defending champions. Before the competition, only Manchester City and Arsenal had won the cup in the previous seven seasons it was contested in.

2019 FA Women's Cup Final

The 2019 FA Women's Cup Final was the 49th final of the FA Women's Cup, England's primary cup competition for women's football teams. The showpiece event was the 26th to be played directly under the auspices of the Football Association (FA). It was named the SSE Women's FA Cup Final due to sponsorship reasons.

The final was contested between Manchester City and West Ham United on 4 May 2019 at Wembley in London. It was Manchester City's second appearance in the final of the FA Women's Cup, whereas for West Ham it was their first time in the FA's premier stadium.

Manchester City won the game with three second-half goals from Keira Walsh, Georgia Stanway and Lauren Hemp to record their second FA Women's Cup victory in three seasons. The result meant that City went through the entire FA Cup campaign without conceding a goal, and completed their first domestic cup double.

2019 FIFA Women's World Cup Group D

Group D of the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup took place from 9 to 19 June 2019. The group consisted of Argentina, England, Japan and Scotland. The top two teams, England and Japan, advanced to the round of 16.

Ellie Roebuck

Ellie Roebuck (born 23 September 1999) is an English footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for Manchester City and the England national team. She has also represented England at youth level.

England women's national football team

The England women's national football team has been governed by the Football Association (FA) since 1993, having been previously administered by the Women's Football Association (WFA). England played its first international match in November 1972 against Scotland. Although most national football teams represent a sovereign state, as a member of the United Kingdom's Home Nations, England is permitted by FIFA statutes to maintain its own national side that competes in all major tournaments, with the exception of the Women's Olympic Football Tournament.

England have qualified for the FIFA Women's World Cup five times, reaching the quarter-finals on three occasions; in 1995, 2007, and 2011, finishing third in 2015 and fourth in 2019. They reached the final of the UEFA Women's Championship in 1984 and 2009.

England women's national under-20 football team

The England women's national under-20 football team is a now defunct association football team that represented England women at under-20 level until 2018. It was governed by the Football Association (FA) since 1993, having been previously administered by the Women's Football Association (WFA). Although most national football teams represent a sovereign state, as a member of the United Kingdom's Home Nations, England is permitted by FIFA statutes to maintain its own national side that competes in all major tournaments. The team now operates as England Under-21s.

List of FA WSL hat-tricks

Since the inception of the English women's football league competition, the FA WSL, in 2011, sixteen players have scored three goals (a hat-trick) in a single match. The first player to achieve the feat was Rachel Williams.

Five players have scored two hattricks and two players have achieved four goals in a game. Also Chelsea's 6–0 vs Bristol City saw two players completing a hattrick in the same game.

List of Manchester City W.F.C. players

This is a list of football (soccer) players who have played for Manchester City Women's F.C.. It includes players who have played at least one match for the club (starting or as a substitute) in a competitive match since Manchester City Women were transferred to the FA WSL for the 2014 season.

Manchester City W.F.C.

Manchester City Women's Football Club (formerly Manchester City Ladies F.C.) are an English women's football club based in Manchester who play in the FA Women's Super League. They are affiliated with Manchester City F.C. who play in the Premier League.

PFA Women's Young Player of the Year

The Professional Footballers' Association Women's Young Player of the Year (commonly referred to as PFA Young Player of the Year) is an annual award given to the player who is voted to have been the best of the year in English women's football. The award has been presented since the 2013–14 season and the winner is chosen by a vote amongst the members of the players' trade union, the Professional Footballers' Association (PFA).

The current holder is Georgia Stanway of Manchester City.

Sandy MacIver

Alexandra Elena MacIver (born 18 June 1998) is an English footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for Clemson Tigers and has represented the England national team at youth level.

Manchester City W.F.C. – current squad

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